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Scholarship Scheme and Application Form

QMUL Language scholarships scheme: This scheme is open only to returning undergraduate students.  


Details of the scheme

  • Students can apply for one 15-credit module per year
  • 108 scholarships are available
  • The language module you take is non-credit bearing and will not be part of your main programme of study
  • You are expected to attend all classes and complete in-class assessments and coursework, but you will not take the final language examination

Who can apply?

  • The scheme is open to undergraduate students, and aimed primarily at students who have completed at least one year of study and are familiar with the workloads at university
  • Previous scholarship recipients can apply again
  • We hope to extend the scheme to postgraduate students in future years.

What to think about when applying

  • Think about how the language fits with what you are studying and how it might benefit you in the future
  • Check which languages are available under the QMUL Language Scholarships Scheme 
  • Check that you are applying for the right level of language module – you should complete the diagnostic test here before applying.
  • Check whether the language module you wish to study runs at a time that does not clash with your main programme of study, or other commitments. We want you to be able to complete the module.

How to apply

  • Complete the diagnostic test if you are applying for French, German, Spanish, Japanese or Chinese
  • Complete the Scholarship Application Form (form will be available from 2nd May)
  • We will then send the form to your School/Institute. They will indicate if they are happy to support the application.
  • All applications need to be supported by a student’s home School/Institute
  • The final allocation of scholarships will be made by a central panel
  • Scholarship Timetable 2017-18

Deadline for applications

  • 23:55 on Sunday 21st May 2017

When will successful candidates be informed?

  • You will be notified by 5th July 2017

What else is available?

  • Your School/Institute may also be able to support you in studying a language. Please contact your School/Institute office directly to see what is available. 
  • You can enrol as a self-payer later in the summer. Further information to follow.
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